POSITION: Taproom Manager

POSITION SUMMARY:
Archetype Brewing is looking for a taproom manager for West Asheville taproom. Archetype Brewing opened its doors in May of 2017. Almost a year and a half into our journey, we are releasing canned products and as well as premium barrel-aged products to a steady customer base of both locals and tourists. Our taproom is our mainstay and focus. The ideal candidate will be self-starter and well-suited to not only manage a team of servers, but to grow all of the revenue streams available to the taproom.

This is a full-time salaried position. The selected applicant will work closely with all of the departments to manage and grow the taproom.

ESSENTIAL JOB DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
- Hire, train and manage taproom staff
- Oversee revenue and profitability of the taproom
- Collaborate with other departments to create a dynamic and relevant taproom experience
- Remain up to date on local and national industry trends and opportunities
- Maintain a clean, friendly and welcoming environment for all guests at all times
- Manage merchandise offerings and inventory
- Manage and coordinate all taproom special events
- Proactively manage taproom improvements that align with overall brewery vision
- Ability to move kegs, clean draft lines and operate a hand truck
- Other duties as assigned

DESIRED MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS
- Previous brewery or craft beer experience preferred
- Taproom management experience is preferred
- Bachelor’s degree, or equivalent work experience

KNOWLEDGE & SKILLS
- Knowledge of and interest in the craft beer industry
- Proven success in a retail/restaurant environment
- Ability to interact professionally and effectively with employees and the general public.
- The ability to proactively identify problems and potential solutions
- Events planning and coordination experience
- Time management and schedule management

Salary will be determined by experience. Additionally, we offer the opportunity to participate in additional benefits including paid vacation, performance based bonuses and other lifestyle perks. Additionally, we are working to provide ownership opportunities to key employees.

Anyone interested in joining the Archetype team, please send cover pages and resumes to brad@archetypebrewing.com